Krimmer Family History

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Krimmer Name Meaning

German: from an agent derivative of Middle High German krimmen ‘to pinch’, ‘to flex (the claws)’, a term used to denote a hawk or falcon and hence a nickname for someone thought to resemble a bird of prey or a metonymic occupational name for a falconer. Jewish (from Poland and Ukraine): inflected form of Krim.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Klemmer, Kimmer, Brimmer, Krammer, Kimmel, Kummer, Wimmer, Zimmer

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Krimmer Family Origin

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Krimmer Family Occupations

What did your Krimmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Krimmer occupation in the USA was Carriage Maker. 50% of Krimmer's were Carriage Makers. Carriage Maker and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Krimmer.

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  • Carriage Maker

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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Krimmer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Krimmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krimmer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Krimmer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Krimmer. For the veterans among your Krimmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krimmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Krimmer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Krimmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Krimmer in 1963 was 74, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krimmer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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